FALL 2021 PREMIER FIREARMS & MILITARIA AUCTION
AUCTION DATES: November 5, 6 & 7, 2021
PREVIEW: November 3 & 4: 9 am - 5 pm; Opening at 8 AM Days of Auction, Early Preview Available By Appointment
EXTREMELY FINE & EXTREMELY RARE CENTER FIRE COLT LONDON OPEN TOP SINGLE ACTION ARMY REVOLVER.
Cal. 44 CF. S# 6.
Standard configuration, 7.5” rnd bbl with 1 line New York address, British proofs on left side of housing, German silver crescent front sight, integral notch rear sight, ejector housing w/ knurled ejector rod head. Ormsby Naval battle scene rolled cylinder w/ British proofs. Blued bbl & cyl, case colored hammer & frame, silverplated brass backstrap & triggerguard, varnished walnut grips. Frame has no patent dates & tiny serial numbers point to this being very early production. Most production is rimfire but this revolver only chambers “44 Russian” cartridge.